Dish Signs German TV Deal

EchoStar Communications Corp.’s Dish Network has added German TV to its lineup.

Dish subscribers can order the 24-hour German-language network for $9.99 per month, the direct-broadcast satellite provider said.

German TV features news, documentaries, TV movies, German shows, German league soccer highlights and children’s programming.

The channel is a joint venture of German programmers ARD, ZDF and Deutsche Welle.